1. Planting Deer Resistant Plants

    For garden planters in Cumming, Georgia, the frequent interruptions and disruptions of deer munching on various plants has long since been a common occurrence.  While the natural beauty of deer in the backyard is awfully hard to beat, their constant appetites have the ability to ruin a garden. Whet…Read More

  2. Bagging Your Lawn versus Mulching It

    Mowing the lawn is something that you are going to be doing about once a week, depending on where you live and what the weather conditions are like. Since people who mow the lawn will be doing this chore a lot over the summer and into the fall, the question of bagging the clipping versus simply mulc…Read More

  3. Insects in Your Garden: The Friendly Invasion

    Everywhere you look for tips on gardening, you learn about nets, pesticides, and other techniques of keeping living things from invading your garden. They come in hordes during the growing season and seem to know just when to appear (just when your plants are starting to show maturity). Many garden …Read More

  4. Keeping an Eye on Your Lawn in Winter

    Winter marks the end of intensive lawn care in most places. As the temperature of the air drops, the lawn’s cravings to grow do as well. Most strains of grass will turn dormant throughout the winter and stop growing. They will do just enough to stay alive, but that’s about it. This means you’l…Read More

  5. Keeping Your Lawn a Healthy Height

    Keeping your lawn healthy and lush can be time consuming.  Many new homeowners do not realize how much effort they will have to put into their lawn to ensure that they are getting the results that they want with their grass. When you have a lawn, you should be sure that you know what type of grass …Read More

  6. Plant Your Spring Daises in the Fall

    In most places, fall is the time to finish digging up the old flowers, trimming the trees and putting things away for the cold winter ahead. The temperatures drop to well below zero—impossibly cold temperatures for a young plant to thrive. The ground also becomes as hard as a rock, making root and…Read More

  7. Ridding Your Lawn of Dandelions

    Around this time of year, you may start to see those pesky dandelions shooting up through your grass. Their rough looking leaves can ruin the smooth and gorgeous surface of your lawn and they can spread quickly.  If you see dandelions start to grow on your lawn, react quickly and swiftly. Although …Read More

  8. Keeping Your Mower in Good Condition

    If you own a lawnmower, then you have doubtlessly run into the frustrations that comes with engine stops, ineffective blades, or throttle problems. Your mower is one of the primary tools of lawn care, and it is also the tool that is going to take the most abuse most of the time. It is therefore a go…Read More

  9. Weedwhacking and Trimming Your Lawn

    If you want to give you lawn a finished and professional look, consider using a weedwhacker in order to trim around the edges. This is a versatile and effective tool, and it is one that can make a big difference quickly. If you are using this tool to add the finishing touch to your lawn after you ha…Read More